Hitchens adopts a calm, mannered reading style - as if intent on exuding rationality and reason and avoiding the unabashed zeal of the religious fanatics he is so scathing about.
But Hitchens' fury radiates through his words. For him, all religion is violent, irrational, intolerant, allied to racism and tribalism and bigotry. This discrepancy between narration style and content creates a peculiar tension. A fascinating listen. (FINANCIAL TIMES
Who'd have thought that a book on atheism could be so entertaining? (Sue Arnold GUARDIAN
Christopher Hitchens, hailed as 'one of the most brilliant journalists of our time' (London Observer), takes on his biggest subject yet - the dangerous role of religion in the world. Abridged edition, read by the author.